Marriott International (MAR)

174.33 -0.14%
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Pros
Revenue growth higher than the industry and sector averages
Company’s profitability is improving
Forward dividend yield higher than the industry and sector averages
Forward PEG ratio low relative to industry peers
Buy analyst rating
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
Forward P/E ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward P/B ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward P/S ratio high relative to industry peers
High short interest

Pros

  1. MAR quarterly revenue growth was 74.80%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (25.65% and 11.06%, respectively). See MAR revenue growth chart.
  2. MAR profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 1.42 percentage points. See MAR profitability chart.
  3. MAR forward dividend yield is 0.77%, higher than the industry (0.67%) and sector (0.70%) forward dividend yields. See MAR forward dividend chart.
  4. MAR PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 0.58, which is low compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See MAR PEG chart.
  5. MAR average analyst rating is Buy. See MAR analyst rating chart.
  6. MAR average analyst price target ($170.89) is above its current price ($148.89). See MAR price target chart.

Cons

  1. MAR forward P/E ratio is 32.30, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See MAR forward P/E ratio chart.
  2. MAR Price/Book ratio is 112.29, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios. See MAR forward Price/Book ratio chart.
  3. MAR Price/Sales ratio is 10.68, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios. See MAR forward Price/Sales ratio chart.
  4. MAR short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 2.5. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See MAR short interest ratio chart.